Audition Call

पहली पहली मारुति
(The Very First Maruti)
written by Sujit Saraf directed by Anitha Dixit produced by Ratul Ghosh (in Hindi, with supertitles in English)
Saturday March 23, 2024 at 1pm (we will email you an exact slot)
Naatak House, 2110A Walsh Avenue, Santa Clara

These key roles have age requirements:
1 female, SENIOR, age 70+
1 female, TEENAGER or YOUTH, age 18-25
2 kids, age 10-15

2 females, age 40-60
1 male, age 60-80
2 males, age 35-55
3 males, age 20-30

1. Please RSVP by filling out this RSVP form.
2. Two days before the audition, you will receive a time-slot between 1 PM and 3 PM.
3. You will be asked to perform a 90-second piece in HINDI. Pick one from a play or a film, or write your own.
4. Try to demonstrate the following in your performance – fluency, stage presence, voice projection and emotional intensity.
5. You don’t need to be in the correct age group in order to play the part, but you need to be convincing.
6. If you are shortlisted, you will be called back for a second round the same day.

Apr 01 – Jun 09, 2024: Saturdays and Sundays, and one or more weekday evenings at Naatak House. If you have conflicts, let us know on the RSVP form. If you are going to be performing in other shows at the same time, it is best that you skip this audition and come to the next one.
Jun 10 – Jun 13: setup in Cubberley Theater, Palo Alto, CA
SHOWS: June 14 – JUNE 23, 2024

Anitha Dixit ( or
Ratul Ghosh (

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